It sucks to be ‘just’ a DJ

It sucks to be just a DJ. No seriously, if you can’t be the number one DJ, or the best DJ, known for something, then you need to be the fucking cool DJ, or the really hip DJ with a lot of fucking people who like you for some reason or another. In the least … Continue reading

The Movement of Sound

#TRANSFORMTODAY

DJ JOURNEY – “I feel that to be great, you need to study what is greater. And, I’ve spent the past years of my life, studying, watching, looking around, paying attention to my environment, co-existing, not saying a word; until I got to a level of, confidence and I got to a level of knowing … Continue reading

#ArtistEngage

#ArtistEngage began as a small project and test concept inspired by conversations, pop-up panels and a notion of #hacksxsw all which manifested at the end of 6th street in a rented warehouse during SXSW13. The b-giv social good lounge, sponsored in parts by Dos Equis, Pepsi and Hootsuite, hosted the likes of many musicians, artists, … Continue reading

Press Pause Play | Being an Artist in 2013

Being an artist is not easy these days. Nor is life that easy for marketers or consumers as well. Through my daily roller coaster quest to develop as a professional creator, I constantly seek feedback, engagement and inspiration. Here is a great film that really captures the challenge and opportunity of being an artist in … Continue reading

The Value of Geolocation Application

It’s all about the story. When it feels good it works! Just like a conversation. At #Influencer10 last week there was a bit of healthy conversation around geo-location type platforms –and the question was posed- looking ahead at SCVNGR, places, foursquare, within music, marketing and art– what is the role of geolocation applications? Or in … Continue reading

RE:FORMSCHOOL

RE:FORM SCHOOL is a high profile group art exhibition, event series and public awareness campaign taking place in New York City, that brings together the creative community in a call for the reform of the American Public Education System. http://reformschool.letsredu.com This is a pro bono project with a bunch of talented individuals and artists including … Continue reading